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Security Update:Microsoft released their January 2019 updates to address Critical, Important, Moderate and Low vulnerabilities in various Microsoft products

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 10:35

Reason

Security update

Impact

Microsoft users

WHAT HAPPENED?

Microsoft released their January 2019 updates to address Critical, Important, Moderate and Low vulnerabilities in various Microsoft products.

 

Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancements and affected software refer to January 2019 Security Updates at: https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-us/security-guidance

 

AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

  • Adobe Flash Player
  • Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Microsoft Windows
  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office Services and Web Apps
  • ChakraCore
  • .NET Framework
  • ASP.NET
  • Microsoft Exchange Server
  • Microsoft Visual Studio

 

WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?

Some of these vulnerabilities, if exploited, could allow an attacker to take control of an affected system.

 

HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?

Update your software

  1. If you are supported by ITFS or have different IT support, no action on your part is required.
  2. If you do not have IT support or they do not support your computer, refer to the Microsoft Security Update guide at https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-us/security-guidance

 

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